Eagles - Eagles


Label:

Mobile Fidelity

Genre:

Pop/Rock

Product No.:
AMOBUD 024
UPC: 821797202428
Availability:
Limited Stock
Category:

45 RPM Vinyl Record


No. of Discs: 2
Note: 180 gram

45 RPM
(Not Eligible for Additional Discount)

$195.00

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180-gram 45 RPM 2LP Ultradisc One-Step Pressing

1/4" / analog master to DSD 256 to analog console to lathe

Pressed at RTI on Mofi Supervinyl

Limited to 7,500 numbered copies

Originally released in June 1972, the Eagles' self-titled debut played a significant role in changing the face of mainstream music while setting up a dominant run that's continued for nearly five decades. Produced by Glyn Johns, and home to three massive hits, Eagles established a cleverly restrained, Los Angeles-bred style that would sweep the country and position the group as superstars.

Limited to 7,500 numbered copies, pressed on dead-quiet MoFi SuperVinyl at RTI, and mastered from the original analog master tapes, Mobile Fidelity's ultra-hi-fi UltraDisc One-Step 180g 45 RPM 2LP collector's edition pays tribute to the record's merit and enhances the intimate program for generations to come. Playing with reference-setting sonics that elevate an effort forever been prized by audiophiles, this spectacular version provides a clear, clean, transparent, balanced, and intimate view of an album that permanently made California-style rock a style of its own.

The premium packaging and gorgeous presentation of the UD1S Eagles pressing befit its extremely select status. Housed in a deluxe box, it features special foil-stamped jackets and faithful-to-the-original graphics that illuminate the splendor of the recording. Aurally and visually, this UD1S reissue exists as a curatorial artifact meant to be preserved, touched, and examined. It is made specifically for discerning listeners that prize sound quality and production, and who desire to fully immerse themselves in the art - and everything involved with the album, from the iconic photos to the meticulous finishes.

Speaking of the imagery, the front cover brilliantly captures the fundamentals of the Eagles' aural essence. Photographed at Joshua Tree National Park, it portrays a seemingly endless blue sky arched over the hovering copper glow of a sunset. In the foreground, shadow-bathed cacti hugs a slice of desert, both illuminated by nature above and beyond. Peaceful, easy, breezy, organic, laidback, cohesive, warm yet cool: The picture parallels the tone and timbre of the content lurking in the vinyl grooves, and helps elevate Eagles to that rare place where every single aspect (and participant) is united in theme and purpose.

As just one of two Eagles albums created by the original quartet of Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Randy Meisner, and Bernie Leadon, the record remains unique in the band's history for the shared songwriting and vocal performances. Each member takes the lead on at least one track, extending to Meisner on "Most of Us Are Sad," "Take the Devil," and "Tryin'" as well as Leadon on "Train Leaves Here This Morning" and "Earlybird."

 



Take It Easy
Witchy Woman
Chug All Night
Most Of Us Are Sad
Nightingale
Train Leave Here This Morning
Take The Devil
Earlybird
Peaceful Easy Feeling
Tryin’

Customer Reviews (5.00 Stars) 1 person(s) rated this product.

Finally A version that competes with a 1st pressing

posted on 09/15/2022
5 Stars
Reviewer: John Markell
I loved this album knowing how good it could sound after listening to a white label first pressing. All other pressings sounded extremely veiled. I bought 8 NM first pressings to find 1 great sounding quiet copy to listen to and be awed by. This equally it, and in some areas, bettered those 1st pressings. This is worth every penny.


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